Early HADES Material To See Light Of Day

HADES guitarist Dan Lorenzo has sent us the following update on his current activities: "Monster Records in San Antonio contacted me a few months ago. They plan to release some old HADES recordings from the early '80s with our original vocalist Paul Smith. There were a bunch of live 2-track plus 16 track songs we ...

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KITTIE To Debut New Material On Upcoming Tour

Canadian metal band KITTIE will use The Kiss of Infamy Tour with MOTOGRATER and 40 BELOW SUMMER to debut their first new material since the release of their 2001 sophomore CD, "Oracle". "This tour is going to be special because we will be giving our fans the chance to preview new songs before they have ...

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EINHERJER: Photos From Video Shoot Posted Online

Norway's EINHERJER have posted photos from their recent "Ironbound" video shoot at this location. "Ironbound" comes off the group's recently released album, "Blot", available through Tabu Recordings. The follow-up to 2000's "Norwegian Native Art" was mixed at Top Room Studio with Børge Finstad (ARCTURUS, MAYHEM, BORKNAGAR) and is said to be the longest ...

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DANZIG Announce Halloween Show

DANZIG have announced a Halloween show (October 31) at the Orange Pavilion in San Bernardino, California. As previously reported, DANZIG will be heading into the studio sometime in October to start recording their eighth album, tentatively due in the spring. The group will then travel to the East Coast for some live dates, including a ...

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SKYCLAD Hard At Work On New Album

Britain's premier folkrockers, SKYCLAD, are currently ensconced in Damage Inc. studios in Ventimiglia, Italy recording their twelfth studio album. Entitled, "A Semblance Of Normality", the album features tracks recorded with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Eden Studios, London and conducted by the famed Robert Trory. Vocalist and album engineer Kevin Ridley comments: "The quality of ...

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DEEP PURPLE To Kick Off North American Tour In January

According to Sanctuary Records, DEEP PURPLE will kick off the North American leg of their "Bananas" world tour on January 15, 2004. "Bananas", will receive a U.S. release on Tuesday (October 7) through Sanctuary. The lead single "House Of Pain" was recently serviced to rock radio stations. The CD, which was issued in Europe in ...

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NIGHTWISH Frontwoman To Offer Singing Lessons

For the first time in her career, NIGHTWISH frontwoman Tarja Turunen will offer individual singing lessons in Buenos Aires, Argentina between October 29 and November 21. Participation is limited. For further information, please send email in Spanish or English to: [email protected] As previously reported, NIGHTWISH will enter the studio on October 27 to begin recording ...

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MOTÖRHEAD: 25th Anniversary Concert To Be Released On CD

MOTÖRHEAD will release a double-live CD, titled "Live At Brixton Academy", on November 17 through SPV Records. The set, which contains the group's complete 25th Anniversary concert from October 22, 2000 (previously, the concert had appeared only partly with the DVD "Boneshaker"), features the following track listing: CD1: 01. We Are Motörhead 02. No Class ...

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MY DYING BRIDE: New Album Delayed

Due to problems with the artwork, the release of the new MY DYING BRIDE album, tentatively titled "The Thirteenth Chapter", album has been delayed to the end of this year/beginning of 2004. The follow-up to 2001's "The Dreadful Hours" was recorded at Academy Studios and features material that is being described as "objective" observers as ...

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